SOURCE: Meru Networks

December 01, 2006 08:00 ET

Meru Networks and iNOC Unwire Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) Annual Conference

Vendors Provide Wireless Services for World's Largest Temporary Network

SUNNYVALE, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- December 1, 2006 -- Meru Networks, the global innovation leader in wireless infrastructure for the All-Wireless Enterprise, and iNOC, a global provider of Network Operations Center (NOC) services, today announced they will team to deliver wireless LAN (WLAN) services for the 92nd annual Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA). Scheduled for November 26-December 1 at the McCormick Place Convention Center in Chicago, IL, RSNA's annual gathering is the world's largest international medical meeting with attendees including radiologists, allied health scientists, hospital executives and healthcare consultants, from around the world.

iNOC is responsible for designing, building and managing RSNA network (RSNAnet), the high-speed communications network that supports the conference. Meru Networks' WLAN System enables wireless hot spots across the show floor allowing conference attendees and exhibitors to easily exchange research and medical images, access the Internet, send and receive e-mail, and perform other tasks while on the show floor. Meru's WLAN controller and dual-mode access points will be deployed throughout the McCormick Place Convention Center, spanning multiple exhibit halls, across two million square feet.

"The 2005 RSNAnet using Meru Networks' Wireless LAN System was very successful in this challenging, conference environment," said Dave Pede, director of IT at RSNA. "We were pleased with the excellent Quality of Service, scalability and predictable performance Meru's WLAN System demonstrated and are expecting this year's exhibitors and attendees to have an equally positive experience."

"Meru's WLAN System is a great choice for supporting the challenging high user-density networking requirements of the RSNA Conference," said Rick Smith, vice president of engineering, iNOC. "Meru's Air Traffic Control technology manages RF contention with sophisticated traffic controls to deliver predictable and fair performance to a large number of users."

"Our WLAN System delivers reliable, wired-quality voice and high performance data in challenging, high density environments," said Lisa Schiltz, senior director of corporate marketing, Meru Networks. "We're pleased to once again be part of this prominent industry event and to have the opportunity to showcase our WLAN System."

About iNOC

iNOC provides Network Operations Center (NOC) services for Enterprises and Service Providers that need to reduce costly downtime of their IT and Telecommunications Infrastructure. iNOC's clients are concerned about lack of standard procedures and processes, information security and disaster recovery and look for a 24x7x365 monitoring and management solution that is delivered by an experienced team. iNOC offers a reliable, secure and cost-effective management solution by leveraging tightly integrated proprietary software tools, processes and redundant 24x7x365 NOCs to help Enterprises and Service Providers accomplish their strategic objectives and achieve industry compliance. For more information, visit www.inoc.com or call (847) 714-9909 x104.

About Meru Networks

Meru Networks is the global leader in wireless infrastructure solutions that enable the All-Wireless Enterprise. Its industry leading innovations deliver pervasive, wireless service fidelity for business-critical applications to major Fortune 500 enterprises, universities, healthcare organizations and local, state and federal government agencies. Meru's award-winning Air Traffic Control technology brings the benefits of the cellular world to the wireless LAN environment, and its WLAN System is the only solution on the market that delivers predictable bandwidth and over-the-air Quality of Service with the reliability, scalability, and security necessary to deliver converged voice and data services over a single WLAN infrastructure. Founded in 2002, Meru is based in Sunnyvale, California. For more information on Meru Networks and its products, visit www.merunetworks.com or call (408) 215-5300.

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Contact Information

  • Editorial Contacts:
    Lisa Schiltz
    Meru Networks
    (408) 215-5350
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    Kristofer Konietzko
    Breakaway Communications for Meru
    (415) 358-2491
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